The table below looks at the statistics for Information Security skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Information Security over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Security (INFOSEC)
Rank 18 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Information Security 11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.19% 2.94% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 3.14% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 2
Average salary £78,000 £53,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.79% +37.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,900 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -6.00%
Information Security
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 223 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.24% 93.70% 93.24%
Number of salaries quoted 114 202 153
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Information Security
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Information Security Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region.

Information Security Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Information Security across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Information Security Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Information Security
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security.

1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Taxonomies
3 5 (35.71%) Data Mart
3 5 (35.71%) QA
3 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
3 5 (35.71%) Data Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Release Management
3 5 (35.71%) PDM
3 5 (35.71%) Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Validation
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 5 (35.71%) Unified Process
3 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
3 5 (35.71%) Change Management
3 5 (35.71%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) RUP
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) JMS
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 5 (35.71%) ETL

Information Security
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Information Security also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Information Security. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
1 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
1 5 (35.71%) Data Mart
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) ERwin
1 5 (35.71%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Information Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Information Security Manager
1 6 (42.86%) Security Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security Risk Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Information Risk Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Head of Security
4 2 (14.29%) Head of Information Security
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) JMS
1 5 (35.71%) WS-I
1 5 (35.71%) XBRL
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
2 5 (35.71%) Taxonomies
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
3 1 (7.14%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) UML
1 5 (35.71%) RUP
1 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
1 5 (35.71%) SOA
1 5 (35.71%) ETL
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
1 5 (35.71%) Validation
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Unified Process
1 5 (35.71%) PDM
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (35.71%) Data Management
1 5 (35.71%) Zachman Framework
1 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (35.71%) Release Management
1 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
1 5 (35.71%) Data Validation
1 5 (35.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISA
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) QA
3 4 (28.57%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
1 5 (35.71%) Informatica
1 5 (35.71%) Talend